Regular Local Singings
in Michigan:

East Lansing Singing
cancelled (1st & 3rd Mondays, 7-9 pm)
Kalamazoo Singing
cancelled (3rd Sunday, 4-6 pm)
Ann Arbor Singing
cancelled (2nd Sunday, 1-4 pm)
Grand Rapids Singing
cancelled (1st Saturdays, 9:30-11:15 AM

Upcoming regional all-day singings:

University of Michigan
—Central Ontario
—Fox Valley Folk Festival singing
—Hyde Park Anniversary, Chicago

January 1 - New Year's Day Singing from The Harmonia Sacra, 1 to 5 pm, followed by a potluck supper at the Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary, Chapel of the Word inside Waltner Hall, 3003 Benham Avenue,
Elkhart, Indiana. Books available for loan or purchase. Contact: Samuel

Sacred Harp youtube videos:

2016 Michiana Singing
2016 Missouri Convention
2015 Midwest Convention selections
2015 Mid-Michigan Singing
2014 Michiana Singing
2013 Kalamazoo Singing
Video about Sacred Harp singing

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One page introduction to shape note singing, suitable for printing
and handing out at singings.

Brief history of the Mid-Michigan singing.

**Other Links**

Shape Note singing resources:


Wikipedia about shape note singing

Online Shape Note Singing recordings

Martha Beverly's photos of singings

Mason's Sacred Harp (or Eclectic Harmony) 1835 edition PDF

Download a pdf of the
American Church Harp
from 1856

1860 Sacred Harp Download

Movie Trailer for
Awake My Soul:
The Story of the Sacred Harp
PBS documentary about Sacred Harp Singing.

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University of Michigan All-Day Sacred Harp Singing is CANCELLED!!!


March 14, 2020

Come sing in Ann Arbor at the University of Michigan All-Day Sacred Harp Singing,
held in Kevreson Hall, Moore Building,
1100 Baits Drive
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2085,
on the campus of the University of Michigan

We sing from 10 AM - 3 PM, with dinner on the grounds. Sandwiches and drinks will be provided, other items are welcome to be contributed, no kitchen facilities available.

This singing is free and open to the public, no experience necessary.
Free parking at the Moore Building lot on weekends and after 6 pm on weekdays.
Email Mark Clague at for more information.

Anne leadingTenors


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